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Jeep recall

Nearly two years after agreeing to recall 1.56 million older Jeeps that could catch fire in rear-end crashes, the maker of the vehicles has repaired only a fraction of the Jeeps covered by the recall, according to documents filed with federal safety regulators. Fiat Chrysler U.S. has fixed just 4 percent of the Grand Cherokees and 27 percent of the Libertys that were recalled. The Jeep repair rate of Fiat Chrysler U.S. is far below the average of 75 percent 1 ½ years after a recall is announced, and it could set up another confrontation between Chrysler, which makes Jeeps, and the government. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been sparring with Chrysler for...